Wired - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwaɪərd|  American pronunciation of the word wired
Brit.  |ˈwʌɪəd|  British pronunciation of the word wired
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto wire
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto wire

adjective

- tense with excitement and enthusiasm as from a rush of adrenaline (syn: pumped, pumped-up)
- tied or bound with wire

wired bundles of newspapers

Examples

The explosives were wired to the door.

We wired the money to her.

She wired home for some money.

We wired them to return home immediately.

She wired us that the manuscript had arrived.

One in every five homes with television are wired to a cable system.

The patients are wired up to different machines for tests.

The auditorium was wired for sound.

No more caffeine for me, I'm pretty wired.

All classrooms will be wired for connection to the Internet.

The house will be wired next week.

My room is wired for cable.

The microphone is wired to the speaker.

Her jaw was wired shut after the accident.

She wired the money home to Canada.

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